Ex-teacher charged with sex crime marries onetime student

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ATHENS, Ala. (AP) – An Alabama high school teacher and coach who quit after being arrested on a charge of having sex with a student has since married the young woman and is asking a court to lift a restriction barring him from seeing her.

Court documents show 25-year-old Thomas Blake Tucker included a copy of the wedding license in a court filing asking a judge to change conditions of his bond.

Tucker was charged in September with being a school employee who engaged in a sex act with a student younger than 19.

A court allowed him to be released on bond on the condition he have no contact with the onetime student.

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11/22/2022 7:46:24 AM (GMT -6:00)

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